Using items in your home to educate, entertain and arm your kids with creative skills.
You think homeschool kids are odd/weird, I think they are awesome
-Talk about marketing and persuasive writing and create an advertisement for your favorite snack in the bin.
Like mentioned in my “Everyday Activities” post, my kids love to participate in Snack Money Time. It started when school let out in March and the kids’ insatiable appetites came into the picture. To combat their constant demanding for sweet treats, I created a snack bin. The snack been is only available when the “store”Continue reading “Snack Money Time”
I was recently texting with a friend of mine and she told me that her son requested a “Johnny drive-by”. My immediate thought was, “Ha, only COVID19 would make drive-bys a positive thing!” Isn’t that a crazy thought? That the term “drive-by” is now a common term used these days meant to provoke happiness insteadContinue reading ““2020: The year drive-bys became a positive thing””
I was wondering the other day if there was a difference between the people I classify as my mom friends and the people I classify as friends. Is one better than the other? There must be right? Yes, one has to be and the friend has to be the one that is superior. At least,Continue reading “Mom Friends VS Friends”
We woke up Saturday morning itching to get an adventure in. My husband has always wanted to visit Leavenworth because he wanted to see the United States Penitentiary that is located there. “Sure! Let’s take the kids to go see a prison! It will be tons of fun!” I said… Before we packed the carContinue reading “Leavenworth, Kansas”
(This page contains an affiliate link. For more info see my disclosures here.) As we continue to bring our learning environment outside of the house and into the outdoors, I figured it would be best to have a “Roam-School Go Bag” that has everything we might need while we are on our learning adventures. TheContinue reading “Roam-School Go Bag”
One of my goals this year, when it comes to the kids’ learning environment, was to take it outside as much as I could. I really like the quote by Charlotte Mason that states, “Never be within doors when you can rightly be without.” This is one of the main reasons I decided to incorporateContinue reading “Learning Environment”
One of the main reasons we moved into the current house we live in is because of the backyard. We love being outside as a family, but going somewhere to enjoy the great outdoors is not always possible. Because of this, it is really nice to be able to just step outside our door andContinue reading “Nature Crowns”